Dow’s Jeff Wooster on how circularity fits into the company’s greater sustainability strategy

February 27, 2020 by  
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Jeff Wooster, global sustainability director at Dow, joined GreenBiz Editorial Director Heather Clancy, who hosted the Sidebar, to discuss the company’s circular economy goals. Wooster notes that one of the goals is to increase the amount of materials it reclaims to use in its products. Its also working on chemical recycling. “It’s really our goal to try to let consumers put all of their plastic back into the system,” Wooster said. “We’re not there today but that’s what we’re working towards, that’s our vision.”

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HSBC’s Paul Stanley on the financial institution’s sustainability goals

February 26, 2020 by  
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HSBC’s Paul Stanley, senior manager of corporate sustainability, joined Heather Clancy and Sarah Golden, Sidebar cohosts during GreenBiz 20, to discuss the company’s sustainability program. Stanley says HSBC has been involved with its clients’ sustainability work for a long time but didn’t talk about it publicly until a couple years ago when it announced five commitments.

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EY’s Veli Ivanova on the company’s 2020 carbon neutral commitment

February 26, 2020 by  
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Just before GreenBiz 20 in February 2020, financial services company EY announced that it would become carbon neutral by the end of the year. Veli Ivanova, Americas climate change and sustainability services leader at EY, joined GreenBiz 20 Sidebar cohosts Heather Clancy and Sarah Golden to discuss the announcement. Ivanova noted that EY has been doing similar work with client organizations for about a decade and that it was important for the company to do the same. “Our employees are really the driving force behind that commitment,” she says.

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UN Global Compact’s Marie Morice on where we are with the Sustainable Development Goals

February 26, 2020 by  
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Marie Morice, head of sustainable finance at the U.N. Global Compact, says that there’s strong interests with corporates for the Sustainable Development Goals — often referred to as SDGs — but with many of goals, “we’re not there yet.”

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Bruce Klafter of Flex on driving collective action across the company’s supply chain

February 26, 2020 by  
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Bruce Klafter is vice president of corporate social and environmental responsibility at Flex, an electronics manufacturing services company. Klafter joined Heather Clancy and Sarah Golden, Sidebar cohosts during GreenBiz 20, to discuss how the company is improving its supply chain through IoT and blockchain technology as well as working closely with its customers.

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Ecolab’s Emilio Tenua on the nexus of water, circularity and sustainability

February 26, 2020 by  
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Emilio Tenuta, chief sustainability officer at Ecolab, says that water is often treated in a linear way and as a liability, rather than as the renewable resource that it is. Tenuta notes that we have to go beyond conservation to stave off the water shortage that is anticipated in 2030.

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Tetra Pak’s Mustan Lalani on the company’s low-carbon circular economy ambitions

February 26, 2020 by  
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Mustan Lalani, Global Director, Public Affairs – Environment Policy at Tetra Pak, joins GreenBiz Sidebar cohosts Heather Clancy and Sarah Golden. They talk about the need to discuss addressing climate change and expanding circular economy together, instead of in isolation.

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GreenBiz analyst Jim Giles on the carbon offset markets, carbon-negative oil and regenerative agriculture

November 11, 2019 by  
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On the closing sidebar interview at VERGE 19, GreenBiz Group’s senior analyst Jim Giles discusses his excitement about the expected growth of the carbon offset markets.

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General Motors’ Rob Threlked on advancing utility-customer partnerships

November 11, 2019 by  
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Utility-customer partnerships are key to advancing clean energy programs in corporations. Hear Rob Threlked’s take on how General Motors are beginning to align their sustainability targets with their customers in order to move the industry forward.

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ABB’s Rob Massoudi on the value of digital transformation

November 11, 2019 by  
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With digital transformation, corporations can leverage software technologies to create new business value. The senior vice president  of digital transformation at ABB, Rob Massoudi, reveals the value digital transformation brings to the energy sector and explain how an organization can strategize from a systems level to digitize their assets.

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